Here are the Designers Rumored To Be In the Running to Dress Michelle Obama on Inauguration Day
Who's in the running towards becoming America's Next Inauguration Designer? We won't know for sure what Michelle Obama will wear to the inaugural balls until Monday (unless someone who doesn't value their job decides to spill the beans), but WWD's got the scoop on which designers have fielded sample requests from the White House. No one on the list is particularly surprising.
New Show Reviews and Galleries! Barbara Tfank, Naeem Khan and Reem Acra
This latest batch of reviews and galleries comes from three designers who make gorgeous clothes beloved by celebrities. Check out Barbara Tfank's la
Barbara Tfank 2012: Ever the Immaculate Lady
With six Grammy awards under her belt, as well as the highly coveted cover of Vogue’s March issue, 2012 has been widely declared the year of Adele. Perhaps her elegant 60s aesthetic and overall ladylike fashion sense will come back into style as a result? Barbara Tfank (who has dressed Adele as well as Michelle Obama) believes it’s quite possible. “I feel like a lot of women want to bring the magic back by feeling feminine and pretty and beautiful,” Tfank told us at her fall 2012 presentation. “Women tell me they want timeless, beautiful clothes, and I love being a facilitator—I’m very happy to give them that.”
Michelle Obama Stands Out in Sapphire at the State of the Union
There she is, First Lady Michelle Obama, gleaming like a sapphire amidst a sea of navy and black suits at tonight's State of the Union. She's wearin